The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 25 5
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 9.47% 3.53% 24.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% 23.08% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 34
Median salary £57,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £22,750 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,375 £70,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 26 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 17.89% 15.29% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 89
Median salary £57,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £26,700 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Gatwick

Linux
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Gatwick.

Salary trend for Linux in Gatwick

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Gatwick over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Linux.

1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 5 (33.33%) Sun
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (33.33%) Brocade
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (33.33%) GlusterFS
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) Docker
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) 3G
4 2 (13.33%) 4G
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (13.33%) DDNS
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DSL
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) IPv6
4 2 (13.33%) ISDN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) TACACS
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) OLTP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) GoCD
2 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) MCollective
1 2 (13.33%) Sensu
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (13.33%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (13.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) CentOS
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) QMS
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Server Hardening
3 2 (13.33%) Adaptive Security
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (20.00%) AWK
3 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Korn
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) OCA
2 3 (20.00%) OCP
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (20.00%) RHCE
2 3 (20.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) GlusterFS
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (26.67%) Puppet
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (13.33%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (13.33%) Nagios
4 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Brocade
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (33.33%) StorageTek
1 5 (33.33%) Sun
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
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